Best College News Sites

Here are some of the top rated college newspapers in the country. Many of these daily publications are independent and historically established.

  1. Yale - Yale Daily News

    aka YDN, the Yale Daily News has been up and running since 1878. YDN is published 5 days a week (Monday - Friday) during the academic year.


  2. University of Arizona - Arizona Daily Wildcat

    Published daily during the spring and fall semesters and weekly during the summer months.


  3. University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill - The Daily Tar Heel

    One of the first college newspapers to go online.


  4. Howard - The Hilltop

    The Hilltop is the first and only daily newspaper at a Historically Black College or University in the United States.


  5. University of Penn - The Daily Pennsylvanian

    Has a staff of more than 250 students.


  6. University of Georgia - The Red and Black


  7. University of Maryland – College Park - The Diamondback

    Receives annual advertising revenues of over $1 million.


  8. Harvard - The Harvard Crimson

    Claims to be one of the oldest daily college news publications.


  9. Indiana - Bloomington - Indiana Daily Student

  10. University of Texas - Austin - The Daily Texan

    One of the largest college newspapers with a circulation of about 30,000. The Daily Texan also produces a daily podcast.